Saturday August 15, 1970- 50 Years Ago.
- In England- the professional football season -soccer to Americans- began. The Football League had four divisions with a total of 92 teams. The Premier League was still a couple decades away. Football in England was rough back in those days- on the field and in the stands. Keep the youngin’s at home.
- Pakistan’s President Yahya Khan announced that the democratic elections scheduled for October would be postponed until December due to flooding would cause in East Pakistan.